BC Teacher-Librarians' Association

Do You Know a T-L Champion?


Looking for 2019-2020 nominees for awards and grants!

Our teacher-librarians are one of our school communities greatest advocates. It is our pleasure to honour those individuals who demonstrate amazing passion for their role. Awards and Grants nominations are now open and can be accessed here: https://easysurvey.ca/index.php?s=S&v=QX83ZRK&p=0

Please consider nominating an outstanding teacher-librarian in your district. Nominations close at the end of February with confirmations sent out in late April. All award and grant recipients are acknowledged at the BCTLA annual Fall conference.

Completed forms are due by February 28th.


BCTLA 2019 Award Winners

Congratulations to all of our award winners!

2019 Award Winners

B.C. Teacher-Librarian of the Year

Diana Poole Memorial Award

Susan Henderson


B.C. Teacher-Librarians’ Association President’s Award

Maureen McDonough

Martha Cameron

Leigh Husieff


Val Hamilton Lifetime Achievement Award

Patricia Finlay

Leslie Ikeda


New Teacher-Librarian of the Year

Sharon Neumann

2019 Grant Recipients


Ken Haycock Professional Development Grant

Devika Chudy


William H. Scott Memorial BCTLA Conference Grant

Kristine Clark


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October 2019 Conference a Huge Success!

deweyThanks everyone for attending the conference this year at École Salish Secondary School in Surrey. Our large numbers every year let us know how much you appreciate the chance to get together and learn.

If you are wishing to re-check in with the conference page you can find it here.

We can’t wait to see everyone again next year at R.E Mountain high School in Langley!

DEAR Posters are live!


Monday, October 28th is Drop Everything and Read Day – are you ready for it?

Click here to and gain access to posters to download!